‘Tis the season! While we all are getting ready for Christmas, buying gifts, putting up our Christmas lights and trees, let’s not forget about the importance of home safety during the holidays (and everyday!). Unfortnately, it’s proven that your risk of fire is greater during the holiday season. Approximately 240 home fires occur because of Christmas trees each year while also 150 fires involve holiday lights. These fires result in about $25 million in damage each year. Let’s do everything we can to make the Christmas holiday safe for all of us. Follow these simple tips (and please feel free to suggest any others that we may have overlooked).